Sr. Manager, Expert – Oil Palm Mill Commissioning & Operation

Firm:

GVL: Operations


Type:

Liberian Preferred


Education:

Bachelor Degree (BA, BS, BBA)


Experience:

15-20 years


Work Site:

Sinoe and Grand Kru Counties


Created:

2017-03-07


Terms of Reference

  • Responsible for commissioning of Mini Mill of 5 tph, training workforce and successful operation
  • Responsible for commissioning of Main Mill of 40 tph, training workforce and successful operation
  • Receipt of FFB through consistent operation of dual weight bridge with online upload of data to SAP
  • FFB grading at pre-sterilization stage
  • Operation of sterilization, fruit separation and oil extraction
  • Storage of Pure Oil in secure and controlled tankage
  • Storage of Kernels in secure storage controlling for mold and fire hazard
  • Operation of EFB based boilers and power generators for mill and compounds
  • Operation of EFB storage and loading for fertilizing
  • Operation of safe and non-leakage effluent storage
  • Develop budgets and performance plans to meet approved targets
  • Establish required organization and staffing and develop local workforce to full proficiency required
  • Organize and perform skills and knowledge transfer to build Liberian cadre of management in accordance of the company development plan
  • Establish and maintain good labor and social practices in accordance with policies
  • Ensure environmental and social compliance with Liberian regulations and in alignment with Roundtable on Sustainable Oil Palm (RSPO) principles, including HCV, FPIC, NPP, and HCS

Qualifications and Requirements

A. Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • University Graduate, with degree in Mechanical Engineering; or
  • University Graduate with other science based degree and completing education in mechanical  

B. Professional, Proven Work Experience

  • Minimum 15 years experience in Oil Palm Mill commissioning and all facets of operation
  • Previously reached full Mill Manager or Senior Manager level in reputable company
  • Successful track record consisting of:
    • Previously managing minimum 40 tph mill
    • Management and training mill workforce of more than 100 manufacturing employees
    • Previously commissioned minimum 1 mill of 40 tph from construction into successful operation
    • Proof operated mill meeting OER of 21% and Effluent targets
    • Operating SAP manufacturing system

Please submit your Cover Letter, CV (Resume) and qualifications to recruiting@veroleum.com. In Subject line, please mention the job position(s) you are applying for.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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